Opinion

Scheer cartoon wonderfully ironic

Beware of Scheer’s simplistic “cut the tax” ploy for votes.

  • Jan 10, 2019

Companies shouldn’t rule governments, citizens

There is much posturing in the media about a solution to the GM plant closures.

  • Jan 10, 2019

Don’t fall for scam calls

Anyone else out there being bombarded like this?

  • Jan 10, 2019
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Duncan needle and garbage clean up
Jamboree Day 2019 at Lake Cowichan
Cowichan District Hospital fire
Cow High's 'The Addams Family' opens Jan. 16 at Mt. Prevost School

Drivesmart column: Solving school traffic problems

The district commissioned a traffic study, conducted by the Watt Consulting Group

  • Jan 13, 2019

Acacia Ty Mawr staff did great job during power outage

Residents were cold and confused, and staff were doing their absolute best

  • Jan 9, 2019

Sarah Simpson column: Woman searching for birth mom Devereaux, from Duncan

The 35-year-old horse trainer is searching for her birth mom.

T.W. Paterson column: Old Kelly of Wild Horse Creek

“…sitting behind his desk with a muzzle-loading Colt revolver in each hand!”

  • Jan 12, 2019

Editorial: Need to look at more than just emergency Malahat bypass

We favour options that offer regular alternatives, not just a crash bypass.

  • Jan 11, 2019

LETTER: Andrew Wilkinson says B.C. minister’s pipeline protest visit a bridge too far

Premier John Horgan should remove Doug Donaldson from cabinet, opposition leader says

  • Jan 10, 2019

Mary Lowther column: Winter veggies still going strong in the garden

This winter has been so mild that parsley still grows in the garden and my lettuce has resprouted.

  • Jan 10, 2019

Where Do We Stand group is misunderstood

Where Do We Stand has never called for a permanent end to logging.

  • Jan 9, 2019

COLUMN: Why must people talk on the phone while on the toilet?

Taking care of business is no one’s business but your own

Editorial: More Duncan council meetings a win for transparency

committee of the whole meetings are not filmed or recorded

  • Jan 9, 2019

Defeat of pro rep a message to extremist liberal progressives

Public perception does not always jive with reality.

  • Jan 8, 2019

True cost to upgrade rail would be way more than $43 million

A cost closer to $1 billion might be more realistic

  • Jan 8, 2019

North Cowichan dragging businesses through red tape

My family and I moved to North Cowichan for many reasons

  • Jan 8, 2019

Replace rail line with monorail

Ye gods, tear the decayed line up

  • Jan 7, 2019

Leave McAdam Park in its natural state

People in Duncan need a nature park, not a theme park.

  • Jan 7, 2019

Who would report two young girls selling dog biscuits?

How dare the CVRD take it without talking to these girls and their mom first

  • Jan 7, 2019